The NYC/CUNY Citizenship Now! Volunteer Corps is a growing community of New Yorkers from all backgrounds who are passionate about immigrants’ rights, immigration law, and public service.
By joining the NYC/CUNY Citizenship Now! Volunteer Corps you will become part of a team of committed individuals that thrives on helping others. In addition, volunteers may:
- Network with fellow volunteers and CUNY Citizenship Now! staff members.
- Meet many of New York’s influential public officials who co-sponsor events.
- Receive communications from Citizenship Now!, including our volunteer newsletter and email invitations to events, free webinars and trainings and other initiatives.
- Assist immigrants in overcoming barriers to naturalization and help them become U.S. citizens.
- Connect with a diverse group of people from all over the world.
- Apply for a leadership role within the Corps, by becoming a member of our Volunteer Advisory Committee. Board members advise the Volunteer Engagement Coordinator and Citizenship Now! staff on how to better support the Volunteer Corps.